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Ruak New Timor-Leste President
April 19, 2012
Ruak New Timor-Leste President
An ex-freedom fighter is elected president of Timor-Leste as it readies to mark a decade of independence.
Ruak New Timor-Leste President
Ramos-Horta Ousted in Timor-Leste
March 19, 2012
Ramos-Horta Ousted in Timor-Leste
Jose Ramos-Horta is set to lose the presidency after coming third in the first round of Timor-Leste polls.
Ramos-Horta Ousted in Timor-Leste
March 17, 2012
Timor-Leste Heads to Polls
Timor-Leste President Jose Ramos-Horta faces a tough reelection battle Saturday as the country votes.
Timor-Leste Heads to Polls
March 11, 2012
Southeast Asia’s Forgotten Wars
Westerners have varying images of Southeast Asia. Few of them, though, include the region’s many conflicts.
Southeast Asia’s Forgotten Wars
March 11, 2012
Southeast Asia’s Forgotten Wars
Westerners have varying images of Southeast Asia. Few of them, though, include the region’s many conflicts.
Southeast Asia’s Forgotten Wars
Timor-Leste’s ASEAN Play
February 18, 2012
Timor-Leste’s ASEAN Play
Timor-Leste is keen to join ASEAN. But security factors make the prospect unlikely, for now at least.
Timor-Leste’s ASEAN Play
Timor-Leste’s ASEAN Play
February 18, 2012
Timor-Leste’s ASEAN Play
Timor-Leste is keen to join ASEAN. But security factors make the prospect unlikely, for now at least.
Timor-Leste’s ASEAN Play
Timor-Leste's Debt Plan
November 25, 2011
Timor-Leste's Debt Plan
Timor-Leste’s plan to dramatically expand the state’s budget has sparked controversy. Is it money well spent?
Timor-Leste's Debt Plan
OWS vs Kissinger?
November 05, 2011
OWS vs Kissinger?
Calls for a protest outside an event honoring Henry Kissinger shine a spotlight on a controversial statesman.
OWS vs Kissinger?
West Papuans Cry For Help
October 27, 2011
West Papuans Cry For Help
Despite facing a well-armed Indonesian Army, many West Papuans are determined to fight for a greater say in their future. William Lloyd George travels to the jungles of West Papua to meet the rebels.
West Papuans Cry For Help
Timor-Leste’s Tasi Mane Project
October 17, 2011
Timor-Leste’s Tasi Mane Project
Timor-Leste’s Tasi Mane development project has upset an NGO over of its focus on petroleum. Is it right?
Timor-Leste’s Tasi Mane Project
Timor-Leste’s Tasi Mane Project
October 17, 2011
Timor-Leste’s Tasi Mane Project
Timor-Leste’s Tasi Mane development project has upset an NGO over of its focus on petroleum. Is it right?
Timor-Leste’s Tasi Mane Project
Aid and Independence
September 29, 2011
Aid and Independence
Almost a decade after it secured independence, Timor-Leste remains the second poorest state in Asia. It might help if aid donors listened a little more.
Aid and Independence
ASEAN Needs Timor-Leste
June 06, 2011
ASEAN Needs Timor-Leste
Singapore has expressed doubts over whether Timor-Leste is ready to join ASEAN. Will it look elsewhere?
ASEAN Needs Timor-Leste
The Future of UNMIT?
March 24, 2011
The Future of UNMIT?
The United Nations has extended the UNMIT mission in Timor-Leste for another year. There’s plenty for it to do.
The Future of UNMIT?
Brazil’s Canny Asia Game
January 26, 2011
Brazil’s Canny Asia Game
Former Brazilian President Lula da Silva oversaw a period of growing influence in the Asia-Pacific. Will his successor follow suit?
Brazil’s Canny Asia Game
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